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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN YORKSHIRE
Written by Arthur H. Norway. Illustrated by Joseph Pennell; Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2137614
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1923. Almost very good condition.

Pocket edition. Green cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine. B/w illustrations. Bumping along cover edges. A few marks and scuffs. Top 1-2" cut off from front endpaper. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges.

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YORKSHIRE
Written by Gordon Home. Illustrated by Gordon Home.
Stock no. 2137557
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1912. Almost very good condition.

Brown and green decorated cloth with Yorkshire rose design. Gilt titles to spine and front cover. 71 tissue-guarded colour plates plus sketch map. Top edge gilt. 1500 copies printed. A & C Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. 8 page booklist to rear. Circa date from books listed to booklist at rear. Tear and hole to top of spine; a bit of loss. Corners are bumped. Bumping and chipping along top edge of rear cover. Joints are a bit cracked. Small stain to margin of plate opposite page 274. Map foxed. Some other foxing throughout.

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THE SOUTH YORKSHIRE PLANT ATLAS
Written by G.T.D. Wilmore; J. Lunn; J.S. Rodwell.
Stock no. 1823569
Published by Yorkshire Naturalists' union. 1st 2011. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour photos and distribution maps. ISBN: 9780956537805. Top & tail of spine lightly bumped.

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THE NETHERWORLD OF MENDIP
Written by Ernest A. Baker; H.E. Balch.
Stock no. 1823545
Published by J. Baker and Son. 1st 1907. Very good condition.

Green cloth, black titles. B/w photos. Explorations in the great caverns of Somerset, Yorkshire, Derbyshire and Elsewhere. Book plate to front pastedown, Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Spine browned. Corners bumped. Some foxing throughout.

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THE GREAT PATERNALIST: TITUS SALT AND THE GROWTH OF NINETEENTH-CENTURY BRADFORD
Written by Jack Reynolds.
Stock no. 2137217
Published by Maurice Temple Smith Ltd; University of Bradford. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards with silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 085117230X. Spine is faded. A few marks to covers. Wrapper is edge-creased with fading to spine and a couple of edges.

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YORKSHIRE DALES AND FELLS
Written by Gordon Home. Illustrated by Gordon Home.
Stock no. 2137120
Published by A. & C. Black. Circa 1906. Good condition.

9 x 6.5 ins. Red cloth with gilt decoration on front board. Top edge gilt. 20 beautiful colour plates of the author's paintings. A & C Black 7/6 series. Booklist to rear (4 sides). Possible first variant (with booklist) or very early reprint. Covers are unevenly browned and marked (damp staining?). Front joint is a bit cracked. Inscription in ink dated 1906 to front endpaper. Foxing. 4 plates have ragged/margin torn edges - to opposite pages 78, 104, 144 + 168.

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YORKSHIRE VALES AND WOLDS
Written by Gordon Home.
Stock no. 2137072
Published by A. & C. Black. Circa 1908. Almost very good condition.

A. & C. Black Colour Book from the 7/6 series. Blue cloth, gilt titles. 20 colour plates plus folding sketch map. Top edge gilt. Booklist to rear. Assumed early reprint, due to booklist to rear. Spine is a bit browned. Some marks and wear to covers. 1 plate is MISSING (opposite page 48). Some heavy foxing (e.g. pages 74/75). Map is a bit edge-creased with foxing.

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YORKSHIRE
Written by Gordon Home. Illustrated by Gordon Home.
Stock no. 2137009
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1905. Good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles and small motifs. 32 tissue-guarded colour plates plus map. Top edge gilt. A & C Colour Book 7/6 series. Booklist to rear. Spine is bumped and worn with browning. Some fraying/chipping to cloth at top and tail. Marks to covers. Browning and foxing, especially to outer page edges. Plates to pages 50 + 142 are inserted elsewhere. Looks like one page to prelims has been reinserted. Joint broken to page 137. Tissue guard to page 134 is torn. Tissue guards and plates are worn. This is a working copy ONLY! All plates present. Booklist to rear is dated 1905.

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BRONTE COUNTRY LIVES & LANDSCAPES
Written by Peggy Hewitt; Juliet Barker.
Stock no. 2136995
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st thus 2004. Very good condition.

Larger format. Card wraps. B/w photos. Revised edition. ISBN: 0750938234. SIGNED by author, with dedication to a previous owner to half-title page (impression can also be seen on title page). Colour photo included of the author talking about Sir Isaac (see chapter 19). Spine is a bit faded. Some light corner creasing.

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MEDIEVAL SOUTH YORKSHIRE
Written by David Hey.
Stock no. 2136879
Published by Landmark Publishing. 1ST 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Landmark Collector's Library Series. Larger format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1843060809. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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HISTORIC HALLAMSHIRE
Written by David Hey.
Stock no. 2136878
Published by Landmark Publishing. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Landmark Collector's Library Series. Larger format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. History in Sheffield's Countryside. B/w photos. ISBN: 1843060493.

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PACKMEN, CARRIERS AND PACKHORSE ROADS: TRADE AND COMMUNICATIONS IN NORTH DERBYSHIRE AND SOUTH YORKSHIRE
Written by David Hey.
Stock no. 2136877
Published by Landmark Publishing. 2nd 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A fascinating stucy of what our roads were used for in the Peak District & South Yorkshire in years gone by. Revised 2nd edition, with extra photographs. Landmark Collector's Library Series. ISBN: 1843060167. Wrapper is a little edge-creased with a faded spine.

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